Defending Against Assault Charges
Hire a Macomb County Criminal Lawyer
Have you been charged or accused of assault? You may be feeling overwhelmed or intimidated by the complex legal system and threat of looming penalties. During this critical time, it is imperative to contact J.T Bowden, Attorney at Law for seasoned legal advocacy from a Macomb County criminal defense attorneys.
At my firm, I begin right away on your case by looking into your charges and crafting effective defense strategies. With 24/7 availability, I make sure my clients get the support and service they need, whenever they need it. I am dedicated to providing my clients with helpful guidance and proven advocacy, no matter how severe their charges are. With experience handling various assault cases, I am prepared to defend your future and fight for a favorable outcome!
Penalties for Assault in Michigan
Assault is defined as intentionally causing threat or harm to another. These charges can either be classified as a misdemeanor or felony offense. Aggravated assault involves causing serious bodily injury without a weapon and it is classified as a misdemeanor. Assault with a dangerous weapon is classified as a felony offense and can carry much more serious consequences.
The penalties for assault may include the following:
- Assault: Up to 93 days in jail up to $500 in fines
- Aggravated assault: Up to a year in prison and up to $1,000 in fines
- Felony assault: Up to 4 years in prison and up to $2,000 in fines
- Felony assault with the intent to cause great bodily harm: Up to 10 years in prison and $5,000 in fines
Retain Aggressive Defense Today
At J.T Bowden, Attorney at Law, you can expect aggressive representation and valid legal guidance. I have years of extensive experience gained from handling a wide range of criminal matters. I understand the ins and outs of the justice system and know how to build a firm defense against assault charges. As a skilled and highly knowledgeable Macomb County criminal defense attorney, I go the extra mile for my clients, providing top-notch and affordable representation.
For a free consultation, feel free to contact my firm today!